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Your Legal Rights: When in doubt, don’t give it out

January 20, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Scams and crooked deals are everywhere today, often where we least expect it. When you’re home answering the phone, browsing the Internet, checking the mail, or opening your door, scam artists and fraudulent operators look for ways to get your Social Security number and other private information. Continue Reading

Attorney General Swanson sues Discover over credit card charges

December 6, 2010 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL (AP) Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is suing Discover over allegations that the credit card company charged customers for unauthorized account protection programs such as credit score tracking and identity theft protection.
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Accident injures 2 people; Hwy. 71 closes for hours

November 9, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW LONDON An accident Tuesday involving a semi and PT Cruiser sent two people to the hospital and closed U.S. Highway 71 and Kandiyohi County Road 40 near New London for several hours.
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Ritchie, Swanson re-elected in Minn. SOS, AG races

November 2, 2010 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS – Mark Ritchie won a second term as secretary of state on Tuesday less than two years after steering Minnesota through its most contentious recount ever, while Democrats extended their 40-year grip on the attorney general’s office with Lori Swanson’s victory.
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For Attorney General: Lori Swanson

November 1, 2010 in West Central Tribune

The Minnesota Attorney General race is between Democrat incumbent Lori Swanson and Republican challenger Chris Barden. Continue Reading

Whistling from the other side of the net

October 21, 2010 in West Central Tribune

Retired coaches whistle another tune when they become referees. Continue Reading